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    The Island House Hotel

    102 Madison St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-1104
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    • Excellent47%
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    • Average11%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 397 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Really cool hotel especially if you like sports, history or vintage style definitely a great place to go. A truly great staff and a great place to visit. Anytime I go to Port Clinton I'll Definitely be staying here in the future.

    Thank William R
    Response from islandhousegm2017, Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for you kind words and comments William. We look forward to hosting you again in the future. Thank you, Randall G. Lipstraw Assistant Manager

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The positive of the Island House Hotel was its staff. The women at the desk were friendly and efficient. Our room was clean, but so small there was barely any room to walk around the bed and we could only open our small roller bag...More

    Thank HHLVR
    Response from islandhousegm2017, Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    I'm very sorry for any inconveniences you experienced during your stay with us. I wish we had known at the time and we may have been able to find another room or even upgraded you. And your comments are taken constructively and are very important...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The Island House Hotel will definitely see us again! Our entire stay was a hassle-free excellent experience. Considering the age of the building, I am amazed it is as updated as it is. Immaculate is the perfect description for our room; from the linens, to...More

    1  Thank Sally W
    Response from islandhousegm2017, Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Sally, Thanks so much for such kind words. We look forward to hosting you in the future. Thank you, Randall G. Lipstraw Assistant Manager

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Having stayed at the Island House many years ago, we booked this hotel for a night's stay after a wedding reception. The hotel staff was friendly and promptly checked us in and out in the AM. The room was smaller than I remember, but we...More

    Thank bobettern
    Response from islandhousegm2017, Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to comment. I wish we had known about the issues as you were experiencing them so we may have remedied them for you. Your comments are important to us so we may hold our staff and ourselves to the...More

    Reviewed 13 September 2017

    Let me start by saying the manager Randall was very nice. We stayed there to catch the Jet express to Put in Bay. There is a lot of history, if you can get past upgrades that are needed just to maintain the hotel. The web...More

    1  Thank Melany H
    Response from islandhousegm2017, Manager at The Island House HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Melany, Thank you for your response. I appreciate your constructive comments which are very important to us in that is how we can improve to make our guests stay as enjoyable as possible. I apologize for the inconvenience of not having a restaurant on...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$ 89 - US$ 168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 38
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    • Port Clinton
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    Emily V
    5 June 2017|
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    Response from DElea60785 | Reviewed this property |
    Jet Express is right across the street. Miller Ferry is several miles east at the tip of Catawba.
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    Nettie M
    17 May 2017|
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    Response from JanandCaptainRob | Reviewed this property |
    Good for you Nettie
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    Jonnie333
    20 July 2016|
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    Response from Michael P | Property representative |
    It is just a 10 minute walk from the front door to the beach area. However, there are a couple of beach locations here; the other one is further away and would require drive time.
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